Dr. Maria Formas, MD

Dr. Maria Formas, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 74
Dr. Maria Formas, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 50 years. She graduated from Universidad De Santiago De Chile, Facultad De Medicina in 1968 and specializes in ophthalmology.

8955 SW 87th Ct Ste 203

Miami, FL 33176

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
more than 89% of peers
more than 60% of peers
Eye Infections
more than 52% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Formas does not have any board certifications listed.

38  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Universidad De Santiago De Chile, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1968

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Formas has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Formas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Formas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Formas to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Formas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Horrible. The reception staff is not friendly- we were first time patients and they were too involved in conversation about their weekend plans with each other than worried about attending me. Also- my scheduled appt for my 15 m/o toddler was at 9:15, dilated his eyes at 10am. Asked to wait 20...more
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No les recomiendo esta doctora. Mas de 3 horas de espera, mi hijo tiene 6 años y no tiene NADA de paciencia. Muy muy amargada la doctora, a mi tampoco supo darme un diagnostico especifico por eso que pedi cita con otro doctor, ademas de tener todos sus equipos antiguos. Piensenlo antes de hacer una...more
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First of all, my appointment was for 1:30 PM and I was seen by the doctor at 5:15 PM almost 4 hours spent seating in a waiting room with my 10 years old. To top it, they passed a girl who got to the office after me to be seeing by the Dr. before me, when I went to the front desk to ask about it, no...more
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